satellite DNA binding

id: GO:0003696
name: satellite DNA binding
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with satellite DNA, the many tandem repeats (identical or related) of a short basic repeating unit; many have a base composition or other property different from the genome average that allows them to be separated from the bulk (main band) genomic DNA.

Child Functions

GO:0035939microsatellite binding

Parent Functions

GO:0043565sequence-specific DNA binding